Is Your Community Part of the Home for the Pawlidayz Pet Adoption Event?

Giving the present of a better future to cats and dogs in need, the famous online footwear and clothing shop Zappos has partnered with North Shore Animal League America for its annual Home for the Pawlidayz campaign! Having already found forever pet parents for more than 18,420 companion animals to love, this year the charity arm […]

Residence Inn Launches Adoption Event #RIDogDaysofSummer

An extended-stay hotel brand that often acts as a home away from home for travelers is helping dogs in need find their forever homes. Partnering with TV personality/author Andy Cohen (along with his rescued Beagle/Foxhound, Wacha!) and North Shore Animal League America, Residence Inn by Marriott has unleashed a “Dog Days of Summer” pet adoption […]

Girls Star Allison Williams Adopts Rescue Puppy

She portrayed the boy who never grew up in a live TV performance of Peter Pan, and now actress Allison Williams has taken on the very grown up real life role of a forever pet parent to a rescue dog. In celebration of National Puppy Day (which took place on March 23rd), the star of […]

New York Mets Host Bark at the Park April 19th

It may be the middle of winter, but news that the boys of summer will come out swinging for the sake of homeless dogs and cats as soon as spring arrives is warming the hearts of Fido- and feline-loving sports fans. On April 19th baseball buffs and their barking buddies can cheer for the New […]

Vote for Your Fave Pet Charity in Paws for a Cause Race

Talk of ‘donkeys’ and ‘elephants’ may have dominated the news in recent days due to the 2014 midterm elections, but friends of Fidos are also keeping a close eye on the race for top dog honors in Paws for the Cause campaign. Through November 12th animal lovers can cast their vote once a day for […]

One Picture Save a Life Tour to Stop in Port Washington, NY

Seventy-three percent of pet adoptions start with an online search, so a good photo is crucial to helping a homeless dog or cat catch the attention of a possible pet parent. On August 3rd a famous pet photographer, a celebrity pet groomer and the king of cat comportment will teach the pet-loving public tips to […]

New York Mets to Host Bark at the Park September 14th

Doggedly devoted sports fans can enjoy America’s favorite national pastime and help North Shore Animal League America in the process when the New York Mets take on the Washington Nationals at Bark at the Park. Hitting a home run in the hearts of Fido-loving fans, pups and their pet parents can promenade in a Dog […]

Pet Adoptathon Month Kicks Off May 31st – June 1st

As North Shore Animal League America marks its 70th anniversary year, the renowned organization is also celebrating two decades of being doggedly devoted to finding forever homes for Fidos and felines by participating in Pet Adoptathon Month. Taking place throughout the month of June at more than 2,000 participating shelters in 50 states, Puerto Rico […]

Billy Joel’s Birthday Concert Helps Animals in Need

Birthdays are traditionally a time to receive gifts, but when Billy Joel celebrated the start of his 65th year with a performance at Madison Square Garden it was the singer who offered a present– that of a better future to dogs and cats in need. The Piano Man’s doggedly devoted fans were tickled pink when […]

Star Trek Actor DeForest Kelley’s Memorial Fund Helps Pets in Need

Although he passed away in 1999, actor DeForest Kelley– who starred as Chief Medical Officer Leonard “Bones” McCoy in the classic sci-fi series Star Trek— left a legacy of love for animals that today is helping to heal the lives of homeless dogs and cats. Offscreen the TV star (who was a proud pet parent to a […]